A unique opportunity to hear writers born and brought up in Armagh, talk about their writing and recent work.
Vittoria Cafolla is an Armagh-born playwright, one half of Theatre Paradosso. Her last play, The Shedding of Skin, was produced by Kabosh Theatre Company. She is currently under commissio to the Lyric Theatre, working on an opera. Her adaptation of, The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne, will be staged in late 2021.
Conor Carville is a poet, writer, reviewer and academic who has taught creative writing for over two decades, and now resides in London. Having won the Patrick Kavanagh poetry Award, his first collection, Harm’s Way, was published in 2013, while his second collection, English Martyrs, followed in 2019.
Sue Divin is a Derry-based writer, hailing originally from Armagh City. Her short stories and flash fiction have been published widely, and her debut novel, Guard Your Heart, a touching love story and sensitive exploration of ‘The Troubles,’ was joint winner of the Irish Novel Fair 2019.
Byddi Lee an Armagh City resident, is the author of, Rejuvenation, Book 1, a speculative fiction trilogy. She has published flash fiction, short stories and her novel, March to November. Byddi co-founded and manages Flash Fiction Armagh
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